COVID-19 Resources


NJ Department of Health 2019 Novel Coronavirus Website

CDC’s 2019 Novel Coronavirus Website

CDC’s Share Facts About COVID-19, Stop the Spread of Rumors

NJ 2-1-1 Handling COVID-19 Questions: 1-800-962-1253

  • Residents can also text NJCOVID to 898-211 to receive information and updates by text.
  • To receive live text assistance text your zip code to 898-211

Operation Save-a-Life Calls for Nurses, Medical Pros for Jobs at Healthcare Facilities in Morris County

COVID-19 Communication Card for Deaf and Hard of Hearing (PDF)

What is my COVID-19 Risk Level? (PDF)

NJ Residents with a Positive COVID-19 Test: Instructions & Next Steps (PDF)

Guidance on the Contact of a Close or Casual Contact of a Confirmed or Suspected Case of COVID-19 (PDF)

Ill NJ Residents who Tested Negative for COVID-19: Instructions & Next Steps (PDF)

How Can I Prepare for Self-Isolation? (PDF)

Resources for mental health and coping through difficult times (PDF)

Helplines and Hotlines for Mental Health Services, Veterans Services, Disability Services, and Addiction Services (PDF)

Mental Health Association in New Jersey

  • Virtual Support Groups and Interactive Community Educational Programs and Training will be available through Zoom, Facebook or Skype. Check our website on an ongoing basis or email for the schedule and more information.
  • Coping Tips and Strategies during the COVID-19 Outbreak
  • Toll-free Call Center available Statewide for providing Emotional Support and Referrals 866-202-4357

Morris County Human Services Update March 18th

State Updates

NJ 2-1-1 Activated for COVID-19 Calls

NJ Unemployment Insurance Contact Form - The Department of Labor created a new web portal that allows New Jersey residents to contact the Department of Labor directly for residents who have questions about their applications. For more information residents can go to

Governor Murphy Enacts Moratorium on Removals of Individuals Due to Evictions or Foreclosures

Pennsylvania Joins New Jersey, New York, and Connecticut’s Regional Coalition to Combat Covid-19

Governor Murphy, Commissioner Johnson Announce New Amendments to Child Care Subsidy Program in Response to Spread of COVID-19New Jersey Expands COVID-19 Call Center Options

Governor Murphy Announces Departmental Actions to Expand Access to Telehealth and Tele-Mental Health Services in Response to COVID-19

New Jersey Launches Job Portal to Connect Out-of-Work Residents to Opportunities in Critical Industries

NJ Human Services Announces $70 Million in Food Assistance for Vulnerable Families in New Jersey

MVC Agencies Remain Closed to the Public Two More Weeks

Governor Murphy Announces Mortgage Payment Relief, Financial Protections for New Jerseyans Facing Economic Hardship as a Result of COVID-19

New Jersey to Launch Online Grocery Shopping for SNAP Recipients

Governor Murphy and Lieutenant Governor Oliver Announce Short-Term Rental Assistance Program to Help Residents Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic

NJ Human Services Announces $38.5 Million in Additional Food Assistance

Governor Executive Orders

Mandatory Facility Closures Administrative Order No. 2020-02 (PDF)

Mandatory Facility Closures Administrative Order No. 2020-03 (PDF)

Essential Retail and Businesses Update Administrative Order No. 2020-06 (PDF)

  • The above order allows the following stores to open as essential retail stores: 
    • Mobile phone retail and repair shops, Bicycle shops (but only to provide service and repair), Livestock feed stores, Nurseries and garden centers, Farming equipment stores.

Executive Order #104 (PDF)

Executive Order #105 (PDF) Changes to Upcoming New Jersey Elections in Response to COVID-19 

Executive Order #106 (PDF) Governor Enacts Moratorium on Removals of Individuals Due to Evictions or Foreclosures 

Executive Order #107 (PDF)  Executive Order #107 Summary (PDF)

Executive Order #108 (PDF)

Executive Order #110 (PDF) Requiring Child Care Centers Close on April 1 Unless Serving Children of Essential Workers 

Executive Order #113 (PDF)

Executive Oder #122 (PDF) to Cease All Non-Essential Construction Projects and Imposes Additional Mitigation Requirements on Essential Retail Businesses and Industries to Limit the Spread of COVID-19

Executive Order #125 (PDF) to Implement Additional Mitigation Requirements on NJ TRANSIT, Private Carriers, and Restaurants to Limit the Spread of COVID-19. See a breakdown of the requirements here.

Executive Order #126 (PDF) Prohibiting Cable and Telecommunications Providers from Terminating Internet and Voice Service. See a breakdown of the order here.

Executive Order #127 (PDF) Extending Certain Deadlines Associated with Rule making

Adminstrative Order 2020-10 Essential Retail Businesses 4-27-20

Executive Order #133 (PDF) Reopening State Parks and Golf Courses. See a breakdown of the order here.

Executive Order #138 (PDF) Extension of Public Health Emergency

Executive Order #142 (PDF) Permitting the resumption of non-essential construction, curbside pickup at non-essential retail businesses, and car gatherings for the purpose of drive-through and drive-in events.

Executive Order #143 (PDF) Allowing Beaches, Boardwalks, Lakes, and Lakeshores to Remain Open with Social Distancing Measures in Place

Executive Order #147 (PDF) Permitted Recreational Activities

Executive Order #148 (PDF) Increasing Capacity Limit on Outdoor Gatherings. See the breakdown of the order here.

Other Resources

New Jersey Natural Gas Energy Assistance Programs, for individuals having trouble paying their utility bills.